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Rubio's Amnesty: A Path to Oblivion for the GOP

Repnextdoor Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 4:24 PM
Hagel is a hero and an honest man. He is in a league with Ollie North and Hero and Sen. John McCain and Sen. Kerry. Please do no attempt to bad-mouth these true American heros. It is that easy.
Hockey Mom Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 4:39 PM
I agree about COLONEL North. John Kerry is and has been A TRAITOR SINCE 1971, and McCain is a senile old fool who should have retired long ago.

Apart from finding out that Barack Obama did far worse in his re-election than nearly any other incumbent who won re-election, the only thing that perked me up after Nov. 6 was coming across a Time magazine published after the 2004 election, when George W. Bush won a second term.

In the mirror image of all the 2012 post-election analyses, the Democrats were said to be finished, out of ideas, hopelessly unpopular. It's like watching MSNBC, with the word "Democrats" replaced with "Republicans."

Democrats had thrown everything they had into beating Bush, crushing the Howard Dean wing of...